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  • HOME: FIND. BUY. PROTECT. The Third Leg.

    It's National Homeownership Month and our goal is to help educate and prepare future home buyers for the home buying process.  In our last two posts, we've discussed how buying a home can be like standing on a stool.  It takes a lot of balance, and to keep from falling, you’ll need all three legs of the stool working together to hold you up. In today's blog, we’ll focus on the third leg of the stool, the title agent, who helps protect the home you purchase.  Your title agent wi...
  • HOME: FIND. BUY. PROTECT. The Second Leg.

    Today officially kicks off National Homeownership Month, and our goal is to help educate and prepare future home buyers for the home buying process.  In our last post, we compared buying a home to standing on a stool.  It takes a lot of balance, and to keep from falling, you’ll need all three legs of the stool working together to hold you up. Today we’ll focus on the second leg of the stool, the lender.  The lender helps you finance the home you want to purchase.  This part of t...
  • HOME:  FIND. BUY. PROTECT.  The First Leg.

    Next month is National Homeownership Month, and our goal is to help educate and prepare future home buyers for the home buying process.  Buying a house is an exciting time, but it’s a lot like standing on a stool.  It takes a lot of balance, and to keep from falling, you’ll need all three legs of the stool working together to hold you up.  You’re probably asking yourself, “Buying a house is like a standing on a stool?  How so?”  Let me explain. Valuable Resource Today w...
  • Why 20% of Homebuyers May Not Sleep Tonight

    Each year, approximately 20% of homebuyers fail to protect themselves by not getting owner’s title insurance. Unfortunately, this leaves them exposed to serious financial risk—causing endless worry and regret. If you’re thinking of buying a home, here’s what you need to know to protect yourself and your property rights, so you can rest assured once you’ve purchased your home. Looking For Potential Threats During the home-closing process, your title professional will help t...
  • Are You a Property Owner? Here’s What You Need to Know…

    There are many types of claims made as a result of injuries on another person’s property under Alabama law and they are commonly referred to as Premises Liability claims.  Injuries that lead to Premises Liability claims can happen during any season; however, winter months like the Tennessee Valley is accustomed to enduring tend to be particularly hazardous, with emergency rooms often seeing an increase in the number of patients who’ve had a dangerous encounter with a patch of ice.  It...
  • Calculate Title Service Fees at the Click of a Button with Lender Express Quote™

    Industry Partners Can Now Calculate Title Service Fees at the Click of a Button with Lender Express Quote™ As a Stewart® Title Vetted and Verified® Agent, Rahmati Law Firm is now able to provide you with an innovative online calculator that enables you to better offer, directly to your customers/clients, the appropriate title related costs required under the new CFPB rules.  Lender Express Quote™ provides you with title insurance and closing fee estimates for today’s new real estate ...
  • Understanding what the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule means to home buyers

    In 39 days, the TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule (TRID) will take effect.  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) whole purpose is to ensure that consumers get the information they need to make the financial decisions they believe are best for themselves and their families.  As a title agent, Rahmati Law Firm can get behind that.  Our whole purpose is to get you the information you need about the title of the property you’re considering buying – and protecting your in...
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  • Protect Yourself from Home Repair Fraud

    Homeownership is the American Dream, but what happens when that dream turns into a nightmare?  Picture this: It’s December, and you’ve recently undergone hip replacement surgery.  To make things easier on yourself, you take out a loan and hire a contractor to make some accessibility modifications to your home, including installing a walk-in shower.  When you meet with the contractor, he shows you some before and after pictures and a copy of a license to perform work.  Now fast forwa...
  • U.S. Supreme Court Gives Homeowners More Ability to Cancel Their Mortgages

    Three years after borrowing money from Countrywide Home Loans, Larry and Cheryle Jesinoski sent Countrywide and Bank of America Home Loans a letter notifying them that they intended to rescind the transaction because the lender had violated the Truth in Lending Act (TILA).  The Jesinoskis, who refinanced their home mortgage with Countrywide in 2007, stated that they hadn’t received copies of two disclosure forms required under federal law.  Bank of America, which had acquired Countrywide, re...

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